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Race : the origins of an idea, 1760-1850 / edited and introduced by Hannah Franziska Augstein.

By: Augstein, Hannah Franziska
Language: English Publisher: Bristol : Thoemmes Press, 1996.Description: xxxiii, 260p. : ill. ; 22cm.ISBN: 1855064545
Contents:
On Buffon's Natural history of the horse / William Bewley; Preliminary discourse concerning the origin of men and of languages / Henry Home; On E.A.W. von Zimmerman's Geographical history of man; On the origin and families of nations / Sir William Jones; On Charles White's Account of the regular gradation in man; On Samuel Stanhope Smith's An essay on the causes of the variety of complexion and figure in the human species; On J.F. Blumenbach's On the native varieties of the human species; Race / John Bigland; On J.C. Prichard's Researches into the physical history of man; On the causes of the varieties of the human species / William Lawrence; On L. - A. Desmoulin's Natural history of human races; On E. Jäkel's The origins of the Latin language and the Roman people / John Gibson Lockhart; Physical evidences of the characteristics of ancient races among the moderns; Natural history of the Negro species particularly / J. - J. Virey; On the natural history of man / M. - J. - P. Flourens; Inaugural lecture (1842) / Thomas Arnold; On the unity of the human species / Marcel de Serres; On J.C. Prichard's The natural history of man; On the relations of ethnology to other branches of knowledge / James Cowles Prichard; Extract from the Races of men / Robert Knox.
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Includes bibliographical footnotes.

On Buffon's Natural history of the horse / William Bewley; Preliminary discourse concerning the origin of men and of languages / Henry Home; On E.A.W. von Zimmerman's Geographical history of man; On the origin and families of nations / Sir William Jones; On Charles White's Account of the regular gradation in man; On Samuel Stanhope Smith's An essay on the causes of the variety of complexion and figure in the human species; On J.F. Blumenbach's On the native varieties of the human species; Race / John Bigland; On J.C. Prichard's Researches into the physical history of man; On the causes of the varieties of the human species / William Lawrence; On L. - A. Desmoulin's Natural history of human races; On E. Jäkel's The origins of the Latin language and the Roman people / John Gibson Lockhart; Physical evidences of the characteristics of ancient races among the moderns; Natural history of the Negro species particularly / J. - J. Virey; On the natural history of man / M. - J. - P. Flourens; Inaugural lecture (1842) / Thomas Arnold; On the unity of the human species / Marcel de Serres; On J.C. Prichard's The natural history of man; On the relations of ethnology to other branches of knowledge / James Cowles Prichard; Extract from the Races of men / Robert Knox.

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